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Registered Storage Tank System Equipment: The Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) registers storage tank system equipment under Chapters 62-761, F.A.C., Underground Storage Tank Systems, and 62-762, F.A.C., Aboveground Storage Tank Systems.


Storage Tank System Equipment Registration Forms


Storage Tank Equipment Registration List

This document provides a list the of manufacturers or vendors, contact information, product information and conditions for storage tank system equipment and release detection systems and methods approved by DEP between December 10, 1990, and January 10, 2017. Effective January 11, 2017, equipment will be registered with the department using Forms 62-761.900(9) and 62-762.901(9), and must be renewed every five years. DEP does not specifically endorse any particular manufacturer nor is responsible for any failure or malfunction of the product or equipment.

What information to submit:

Manufacturers or vendors can submit the equipment registration request on one of the forms listed above in writing to DEP, Division of Waste Management, 2600 Blair Stone Road, MS 4560, Tallahassee, FL 32399 or electronic format (submit to Tanknotify@floridadep.gov) along with documentation that demonstrates the equipment will meet the appropriate performance requirements contained in this chapter.

A third-party demonstration by a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory shall be submitted in writing or electronic format to the department with the application. The third-party demonstration shall provide:

  • A technical evaluation of the equipment;
  • Test results that verify that the equipment will function as designed;
  • A professional certification or determination that the equipment meets the performance requirements contained in this chapter;
  • Integrity test requirements and procedures;
  • Annual operability testing procedures for the equipment or release detection system or method; and,
  • Copies of the manufacturer’s instructions to maintain the manufacturer’s warranty.

Release detection methods and tank and piping tightness and pressure testing methods must be registered in accordance with this subsection prior to being used.

The storage tank system equipment and release detection systems and methods registered with the department under this subsection must be renewed by the equipment manufacturer/vendor every five years. Equipment that was "approved" prior to January 11, 2017, will have to be renewed by January 11, 2022, in order to remain on the equipment registration list. (See the rules linked below for more information.)

EQ Files

This is a list of each Equipment Registration and the associated files (if available). Equipment Registration numbers are listed as EQ-####.

Rule References for Storage Tank Equipment Registration:

Contacts:

  • Kim Curran (Equipment Registration)
    Kimberley.Curran@floridadep.gov
    850-245-8849
  • John Svec (Technical Questions on Equipment and Alternative Procedures)
    John.Svec@floridadep.gov
    850-245-8845
  • Address:
    Department of Environment Protection
    Division of Waste Management
    2600 Blair Stone Road, MS 4560
    Tallahassee, FL 32399

UST Equipment Exempt from Registration:

  1. Dispensers, dispenser islands, nozzles, and hoses;
  2. Manhole and fillbox covers;
  3. Valves and ball float valves;
  4. Cathodic protection test stations;
  5. Integral piping not in contact with soil, unless the integral piping extends over or into surface waters;
  6. Vent lines; and,
  7. Gauges used for vacuum and pressure monitoring.

AST Equipment Exempt from Registration:

  1. Dispensers, dispenser islands, nozzles, and hoses;
  2. Manhole and fillbox covers;
  3. Valves;
  4. Cathodic protection test stations;
  5. Metallic piping;
  6. Small diameter integral piping not in contact with soil, unless the piping extends over or into surface waters;
  7. Vent lines;
  8. AST vents; and,
  9. Gauges used for vacuum and pressure monitoring.


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Last updated: August 25, 2017

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